Corvette Racing at Le Mans History

Corvette Racing at Le Mans History

Corvette Racing News Current and Past
[caption id="attachment_7367" align="aligncenter" width="1080"] CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7368" align="aligncenter" width="1080"] CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7369" align="aligncenter" width="1080"] CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS[/caption] CORVETTE RACING AT LE MANS: By the Numbers DETROIT (May 31, 2018) – Le Mans. The mere mention of the name stirs the soul and emotion of anyone who has experienced one of the biggest motorsports events around the globe. It’s especially true for Corvette Racing and its following, with the world’s premier GT racing program back for the 19th consecutive year. Corvette Racing’s record at Le Mans is impressive, to say the least… 1: As in one team, one manufacturer and one model of car for 20 years: Corvette Racing, Chevrolet and the Chevrolet Corvette. 3: Generations of Corvette Racing entries since…
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Corvette Auction Results Mecum Indy 2018

Corvette Auction Results Mecum Indy 2018

Corvettes at Auction
We have broken down the Corvette Auction Results from the Mecum 2018 Indianapolis Auction by the Corvette Generations, i.e., C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, C6 and C7 and at end is the result from the complete collections sold as a lot.  We also have the Corvette results from the ones that sold for over $90,000 and the ones that bid over $90,000 but did not sell.  The event took place at the Indiana State Fairgrounds, 1202 E 38th Street and ran from May 15th through the 20th, 2018.  You can read our complete coverage in the Vette Vues Magazine August 2018 issue. [caption id="attachment_7361" align="aligncenter" width="918"] The highest price Corvette COLLECTION sold at the Mecum Indy 2018 collector car auction was the Richard Cohen Big-Tank Corvette Collection. Although this did not…
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Jay Leno’s Garage Video Driving 2019 Corvette ZR1

Jay Leno’s Garage Video Driving 2019 Corvette ZR1

2019 Corvette Information, C7 Corvette Information, Corvette News and Archives, Corvette Videos
Jay Leno is taking a closer look at the 2019 Corvette ZR1 on Jay Leno's Garage. He drives the Corvette over 200 MPH at the Milford Proving Ground. Here are some more posts on the 2019 Corvette: http://vette-vues.com/corvettes-auctioned-for-veterans/ http://vette-vues.com/2019-corvette-zr1-photo-gallery/ http://vette-vues.com/2019-corvette-zr1-pace-102nd-indianapolis-500/ http://vette-vues.com/current-issue-preview/ http://vette-vues.com/corvette-magazine-subscriptions/  
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Bakeracing 1987 Escort Racer NO 4 Corvette

Bakeracing 1987 Escort Racer NO 4 Corvette

1987 Corvette Information, C4 Corvette Information, Corvette Features, Corvette News and Archives, Corvette Racing News Current and Past
[caption id="attachment_7300" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Bakeracing 1987 Escort Racer NO 4 Corvette on display at the Bloomington Gold 2013 Great Hall[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7301" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Bakeracing 1987 Escort Racer NO 4 Corvette on display at the Bloomington Gold 2013 Great Hall[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7308" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Bakeracing 1987 Escort Racer NO 4 Corvette. It is on display Bloomington Gold Collection in 2013.[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7302" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Bakeracing 1987 Escort Racer NO 4 Corvette on display at the Bloomington Gold 2013 Great Hall[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7303" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Bakeracing 1987 Escort Racer NO 4 Corvette on display at the Bloomington Gold 2013 Great Hall[/caption] This is the Bakeracing 1987 Escort Racer NO 4 Corvette. In 1987, Corvettes won more than half of the SCCA Pro Endurance Series races. From '84 to ‘87 Corvettes were…
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Five N03 Big Tank Corvettes from The Richard Cohen Collection Goes to Mecum Auction

Five N03 Big Tank Corvettes from The Richard Cohen Collection Goes to Mecum Auction

Corvettes at Auction
[caption id="attachment_7236" align="aligncenter" width="760"] Five N03 Big Tank Corvettes from The Richard Cohen Collection at Mecum Indy Auction[/caption] The Mecum Indianpolis auction is over.  At the end of this article we will post the results as well as the Mecum Actuion YouTube video. For the first time, the Richard Cohen Big Tank Collection will be going to the Mecum Auction in Indianapolis, Indiana. Lot numbers S154, S154.1, S155, S156 and S156.1 will be going across the auction block Saturday, May 19, 2018.  (1967 Corvette NO3, 1963 Corvette ZO6 NO3,1964 Corvette NO3, 1965 Corvette NO3, 1966 Corvette NO3) The Mecum website says that this is the only complete collection of its kind in the world, comprising one N03-optioned Corvette from every year of production, spanning 1963 through 1967. So what is…
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Keith Busse Corvette Pace Car Collection at 2018 Mecum Auction Indy

Keith Busse Corvette Pace Car Collection at 2018 Mecum Auction Indy

Corvettes at Auction
[caption id="attachment_7262" align="aligncenter" width="450"] Keith Busse Corvette Pace Car Collection at 2018 Mecum Auction Indy[/caption] At the time of this post, America’s Sports Car, the Chevrolet Corvette has paced the Indianapolis 500 more than any other model in history with a total of 14 races under its belt. Later this month the 2019 Corvette ZR1 will pace the 2018 Indianapolis 500 making the record 15. The Keith Busse Corvette Pace Car Collection we are looking at today will be offered at the Mecum Indy Auction in Indy March 19, 2018, and two tickets to the 102nd Running of the Indianapolis 500 Race on May 27, 2018, will also be included with each car the will be sold. The collection will first be offered together as one complete set, however, if…
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June 2018 Issue Preview Vette Vues Magazine

June 2018 Issue Preview Vette Vues Magazine

Vette Vues Magazine Issue Preview
Check out what our subscribers are enjoying this month in their June 2018 issue of Vette Vues Magazine: 1960 Corvette Voodoo Fighter, Corvette Factory Show Cars, Grand Sport, Rolex 24, C3 Corvette Body Kits, Kevin Mackay Interview, Bill Tower’s Sebring Racing Seminar, How to Pick the right Pistons, Holley Jets and Extensions Basics, Corvette Models, Classified ads and more. [caption id="attachment_7216" align="aligncenter" width="654"] JUNE 2018 ISSUE VETTE VUES MAGAZINE COVER[/caption] [caption id="attachment_7217" align="aligncenter" width="648"] JUNE 2018 ISSUE VETTE VUES MAGAZINE ARTICLES[/caption] #561 JUNE 2018 ISSUE VETTE VUES MAGAZINE, VOLUME 46, ISSUE NUMBER 11 4...CF-101 Voodoo Fighter - Al McDonald's 1960 Corvette 14...Corvette Factory Show Cars Part 6 - 1966 Mako Shark-II 24...The Saga of 1966 Corvette Grand Sport #300 36...Tripp Postmus Corvette Wish Came True 40...2018 Rolex 24 at Daytona…
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CORVETTE RACING AT MID-OHIO 2018: Garcia, Magnussen Back on the Podium

CORVETTE RACING AT MID-OHIO 2018: Garcia, Magnussen Back on the Podium

Corvette Racing News Current and Past
[caption id="attachment_7446" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Jan Magnussen and Antonio Garcia earned a podium finish in Corvette Racing’s return to the 2018 Mid-Ohio Sports Car in the Acura Sports Car Challenge at Mid-Ohio. The duo piloted their No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R to a third-place finish in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s GT Le Mans (GTLM) class.[/caption] Hard-fought third place for No. 3 Corvette in return to Mid-Ohio LEXINGTON, Ohio (May 6, 2018) – Jan Magnussen and Antonio Garcia earned a podium finish Sunday in Corvette Racing’s return to Mid-Ohio Sports Car in the Acura Sports Car Challenge at Mid-Ohio. The duo piloted their No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R to a third-place finish in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s GT Le Mans (GTLM) class. The result vaulted Garcia and…
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